Harrah Hotel College to Honor Hospitality Leader Gerard J. Inzerillo at Annual Vallen Dinner on Apr. 24
Annual Vallen Dinner of Distinction honors Harrah Hotel College alumni, industry leaders for their contributions to the hospitality industry.
Gerard (Jerry) J. Inzerillo ’75, CEO of Forbes Travel Guide, will be honored as the UNLV Harrah Hotel College alumnus of the year and hospitality industry leader of the year during the 10th annual Vallen Dinner of Distinction.
Thursday, April 24, from 5:30 to 8 p.m.
Hakkasan Las Vegas, Inside the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino
The William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration annually recognizes its alumni and leaders in the hospitality industry during its annual Vallen Dinner of Distinction. The event is named in honor of Hotel College founding dean Jerome Vallen, with proceeds benefitting the college's alumni relations program.
Inzerillo, who in May will take over as chief executive officer for Forbes Travel Guide, has be involved in leadership positions with some of the world’s leading hospitality companies. Inzerillo has worked for Kerzner International Resorts, Ian Schrager Hotels, Four Seasons Hotels, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, and Sun City Resort in South Africa, where he worked on the 1994 inaugural event for President Nelson Mandela. Most recently, he was President and CEO of IMG Artists, a leading artist management, lifestyle and festival company.
Tickets For ticket information, please call Robyn Hadden at (702) 895-3148 or visit the event website.
UNLV is a doctoral-degree-granting institution of more than 27,000 students and 2,900 faculty and staff. Founded in 1957, the university offers more than 220 undergraduate, master's and doctoral degree programs. UNLV is located on a 332-acre campus in dynamic Southern Nevada and is classified in the category of Research Universities (high research activity) by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.